Communications & Marketing Officer, DCA

Based in Dorchester or Wimborne

Fixed Term contract for 12 months
£22,958 to £23,865 (Pro rata for 21 hours per week)

Are you a dynamic person with experience of working in communications, looking for a more hands-on role?

If so, then this is a great opportunity to join an ambitious Dorset charity, helping charities and community groups to fulfil their ambitions. 

The post holder will play an essential role to raise Dorset Community Action’s (DCA) profile, promote DCA’s brand, and increase our customer engagement across a mix of channels.

To be successful, you will likely:

  • Come from a marketing or communications background, and want to use these skills to make a real difference to Dorset’s communities.
  • Be able to use your skills to support the full range of communications and marketing activity for DCA.
  • Be a self-starter and enjoy engaging with a wide range of people and stakeholders.

This is a part time role (21 hours per week, to be worked over 3 days) and is offered on an initial fixed term contract for 12 months.  The post holder will be based at DCA’s offices in Dorchester or Wimborne, with regular travel between the two offices.  

Job Description and Person Specification download

​Applications should be made by sending a copy of your CV together with a covering letter, explaining how you meet the requirements of the Job Description and Person Specification, by email to or by post to: Recruitment, Dorset Community Action, The Little Keep, Barrack Road, Dorchester, DT1 1SQ.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 19th November 2019. 

​DCA is a registered charity (no: 1060910)